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Knack Dorm Living: Get the Room--and the Experience--You Want at College [NOOK Book]

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Ah, college life! Parties, new people, and late-night pizza. But then there’s the downside to the blissful freedom: a 10 x 12 dorm room often shared with a stranger. With Knack Dorm Living, Casey Lewis gives you the fully illustrated, step-by-step guide she searched for, in vain, in her freshman year. She offers invaluable tips on what to pack and what to buy, what to expect, choosing your room, decorating, going cheap but chic, and organizing time and money. Above all, she shows that with the right mix of ...

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Knack Dorm Living: Get the Room--and the Experience--You Want at College

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Overview

Ah, college life! Parties, new people, and late-night pizza. But then there’s the downside to the blissful freedom: a 10 x 12 dorm room often shared with a stranger. With Knack Dorm Living, Casey Lewis gives you the fully illustrated, step-by-step guide she searched for, in vain, in her freshman year. She offers invaluable tips on what to pack and what to buy, what to expect, choosing your room, decorating, going cheap but chic, and organizing time and money. Above all, she shows that with the right mix of creativityand planning, your humble little room can become a bona fide abode! 450 full-color photosRooming
• Decorating
• Furnishing Sleeping
• Studying
• OrganizingEntertaining
• Eating
• Bathing Creating Decor, Shelving, & MoreManaging Time & MoneyDorm Makeovers
• Going Green

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762762330
  • Publisher: Globe Pequot Press
  • Publication date: 3/16/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 948,931
  • File size: 19 MB
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Meet the Author

Casey Lewis is a college senior pursuing a journalism degree at the University of Missouri. She got her start as a teen fashion writer for About.com at age thirteen and went on to form and write for her own popular Web site, teenfashionista.com. She is a fashion expert and freelance writer for various publications, including the Seattle Times and USA Today. Tech reviewer Christina Scott is the owner of MEtropolitan Decoratting LLC, a company which specializes in designing residential interiors. With a gift for tackling tight quarters and limited budgets, her work is also featured in the book, Libby Langdon's Small Space Solutions. She currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.

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  • Posted March 26, 2010

    Great College Resource!

    I bought this book for my niece to give her for graduation. It's a fun read and makes you wish you were back in college. Lots of practical information not only for the first time college student, but anyone who will live in a dorm or a small space. The visuals were cool and the room makeover gave such creative ideas.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 14, 2014

    Zander

    "............................................................................................"

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2014

    Jake

    Knocks on the door. Jade? You in there?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 11, 2014

    Kaliah

    Wlks in

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 9, 2014

    Jethro

    See you there then

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2014

    Lin

    Lin walks inside, tossing a pen back and forth.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2014

    To luna

    Seems cool, cou use a little more to it though

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 19, 2014

    Jade

    I walk out of my dorm to the courtyard.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 7, 2014

    Cris

    Least you forgot bout me

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 6, 2014

    Luna

    "See ya Dante!" She said in a british acsent

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 13, 2014

    Winter

    Walks in.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 7, 2014

    Lauren

    I kniw right now get into your uniform your late

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2014

    Rebel

    She sighed

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2014

    Mel

    Runs in. Where is she!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2012

    Meranda

    15 in rl and rp

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    Posted December 5, 2012

    Cloud

    Walks in

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 18, 2012

    War

    She walks into her room. She quickly unpacks. When it is done it looks like a comfy cave with bean ags d tv set andbgame system and laptop and canopy bed and a swing. She sighs nd jumps onto her bed to take a nap.

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